|Mike Schmidt's diagnosis and its impact on melanoma awareness|
Mike Schmidt recently discussed dealing with Stage III melanoma with the world, which I suppose knocks me out of the “melanoma news” top spot in the Philly area for good. While I would never wish this on anyone, much less my favorite baseball player ...
Philly.com (blog) - Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:02
|New advanced melanoma treatment on the horizon|
Federal health officials expect more than 76,000 new cases of melanoma, or skin cancer, this year. Of those, a small percentage of patients will unfortunately see the cancer spread to other organs, advancing to metastatic melanoma. When this happens ...
WFSB - Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:48
|Review highlights immunotherapy of advanced melanoma with immune ...|
Healio - Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:22
|Genius High School Students Use Crowdsourcing to Find a Cure for Melanoma|
In a groundbreaking effort, 3,500 of the country's top high school students will build the world's largest wiki on melanoma research — and work toward finding that needle in a haystack to cure melanoma. The effort is led by www.SaveJordan.org, which ...
Crowdsourcing.org - Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:07
|Study Links Erectile Dysfunction Drugs With Increased Risk Of Malignant ...|
“The people who were taking Viagra were at increased risk for melanoma type skin cancer compared to those who were not,” said Dr. Allan Halpern, of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. The disturbing link comes from a large study in JAMA Internal ...
CBS Local - Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:15
|Study Suggests Link Between Viagra And Melanoma|
Now a new study provides early evidence showing an association between sildenafil and melanoma, though, like all observational studies, it is unable to demonstrate a cause-and-effect relationship. The study, published in JAMA Internal Medicine ...
Forbes - Tue, 08 Apr 2014 09:18
|Viagra May Increase Risk For Melanoma, Study Says|
Huffington Post - Tue, 08 Apr 2014 08:22
|Viagra may boost risk of deadly skin cancer, study finds|
KTAL - Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:05
|Study warns about popular medication|
13WHAM-TV - Tue, 08 Apr 2014 16:08
|Investigational ADC Shows Signs of Activity in Melanoma|
SAN DIEGO — An investigational antibody–drug conjugate (ADC) was found to be safe and tolerable, and importantly, showed signs of activity against different forms of melanoma in patients who had progressed on other therapies. In a phase 1 trial, ...
Medscape - Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:00
|Drug Shows Early Promise Against Advanced Melanoma|
TUESDAY, April 8, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- An experimental cancer drug that activates the immune system has shown early promise for advanced cases of melanoma skin cancer, researchers report. The findings come from an early stage trial of just 31 ...
WebMD - Tue, 08 Apr 2014 11:00
|Immunotherapy Shows Early Promise Against Advanced Melanoma|
Drug Discovery & Development - Wed, 09 Apr 2014 07:52
|ICMgp100 Tolerated, Active in Advanced Melanoma|
Monthly Prescribing Reference - Wed, 09 Apr 2014 06:15
|ED Drugs Linked to Increased Melanoma Risk|
They initiated their study after prior studies indicated that phosphodiesterase 5A (PDG5A) inhibitors, including sildenafil, may promote melanin synthesis, which itself may promote melanoma development. In addition, published research has linked ...
Medscape - Thu, 10 Apr 2014 06:07